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16177 Star Starred
The Kennedy Center - Opera House
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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4.7 / 5 Rated by 20 members
Review from Robin Rothrock
Red Velvet 183 events 123 reviews

Vienna Waltzes is one of the most exquisitely beautiful ballets ever created. Seeing just this one ballet would have been worth the price of admission.

reviewed Mar 29 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Maria
Red Velvet 5 events 4 reviews

Loved this performance. The dancing was terrific but what i really enjoyed was the program. the modern and then the waltzes! I loved it. I took my three nieces and they also loved it. their ages ranged from 7 to 15 years of age. we were...continued

reviewed Mar 29 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from KJ
35 events 13 reviews

I'm a huge fan of ballet. I subscribe to The Washington Ballet, and I try to see American Ballet Theatre whenever the company is in DC. This was my first time seeing New York City Ballet. By and large, I think the dancers are wonderful, but I...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“NYCB possesses a wonderfully rich, deep treasury of ballets."  —The Washington Post 

Description

Running time is approximately 2 hours, 20 minutes. 

On the Program:

Carousel (A Dance) (Wheeldon/Rodgers)  18 min.; followed by a 20-min. intermission)

Glass Pieces (Robbins/Glass)  (26 min.; followed by a 20-min. intermission)

Vienna Waltzes (Balanchine/J. Strauss Jr., Lehar, and R. Strauss)  (49 min.)

<em>Parade</em> The Victorian Lyric Opera Company Presents <em>La Perichole</em> <em>Fickle: A Fancy French Farce</em> <em>James and the Giant Peach Jr.</em> <em>Fun Home</em> Cherry Blossom/Springtime Harbor Cruise